initiatives 2CHEERS! is a free workshop facilitated by local police officers to increase the safe sale  and service of alcohol. It is for anyone serving alcohol in any capacity. You'll learn everything from how to spot fake IDs to your rights related to serving intoxicated individuals.

CheersCheers! Responsible Beverage Service Training

FREE training presented by your local police officers! Great chance to meet your local police officers in a casual setting and ask them anything about compliance checks, local statutes, WI state law!

Class dates for 2015:

  • Tuesday February 10, 6:00-8:00 pm Holidays,1395 W. American Dr, Neenah
  • Tuesday April 7, 6:00-8:00 pm The Bar, 825 N Washburn St, Oshkosh
  • Tuesday July 7, 6:00-8:00 pm Waverly Beach, N8770 Fire Lane 1, Menasha CANCELED
  • Tuesday October 6, 6:00-8:00 pm Robins Restaurant, 1810 Omro Rd, Oshkosh

This workshop will increase the safe alcohol service for:

  • Tavern Owners 
  • Bartenders
  • Wait Staff
  • Door Security
  • Store Clerks
  • Special Event Organizers
  • Volunteers

Topics Covered

  • Protocol for reporting fake ID's
  • Spotting fake ID's
  • Your establishment's liabilities, responsibilities, and policies
  • Understanding alcohol compliance checks
  • Review of local statutes and WI's state laws
  • Your rights regarding sales and service to intoxicated individuals

Easy Registration

Call the Winnebago County Health Department at (920) 232-3000 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject line: "Cheers! Beverage Training"

alcohol compliance checks

Winnebago County alcohol compliance checks are routinely conducted by Law Enforcement officers in partnership with re:TH!NK and its youth volunteers. Thanks to this effort, along with the RBS class, increased compliance is getting achieved.

2011 Completed Investigations: 224
Illegal Sales: 35
Non-Compliance Rate: 15%

2011 Completed Investigations: 134
Illegal Sales: 23
Non-Compliance Rate: 17%

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re:TH!NK is the community coalition of the Winnebago County Health Department. re:TH!NK would not
exist without support from our local partner agencies, organizations and community members.